• Mr. Nicholaos Balios

    Health & Physical Education

    baliosni@orange.k12.nj.us

    973-677-4000, ext. 4037

     

    Dear Parents and Students,

    Welcome to the Extended Learning Resource Page.  This page was created to provide students working from home with access to assignments, links, assessments, and practice resources.  As of now, school buildings will remain closed until Thursday, April 9th 2020. From Friday April 10th to Friday April 17th, Orange Township Public Schools will be on spring break with distance learning not in effect. Timley updates can be expected as more information is available concerning school building closures and distance learning continuance or cessation. Additional information and daily updates can be found on the district’s COVID-19 Resource Page found at https://www.orange.k12.nj.us/domain/3058.

     

    I will be available daily to answer any questions you may have.  My virtual Office Hours are as follows:

     

    Office Hours Monday through Friday

    9:00am - 11:00am

    1:00pm - 3:00pm

     

    Below are the links and codes to my Google Classrooms as well as additional Extended Learning Resources as they are needed.  Assignments will be posted by 9AM each day, M – F.  Each assignment contains a due date. Please note, parents will be contacted if students are not completing assignments. 

    Google Classroom Links:

    Health & PE--7th Grade Class Code: 2uhwojs

    Health & PE--6th Grade Class Code: aigkwld

    Health & PE--5th Grade Class Code: ztreqjw

    Health & PE--4th Grade Class Code: j4il3ml

    Health & PE--3rd Grade Class Code: aj4pmql

     

    Extended Learning Resources

    Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

     

    Quote of the Day...

    "A dream doesn't become reality through magic; It takes sweat, determination, and hard work." -Colin Powell

     

    ↓↓↓↓↓↓Daily lessons below↓↓↓↓↓↓

     

    Tuesday, March 31, 2020

    7th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 2: How To Choose Nutritious Foods. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    6th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 2: How To Choose Nutritious Foods. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    5th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 2: How To Choose Nutritious Foods. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    2nd Grade--STAR WARS YOGA!!! https://youtu.be/coC0eUSm-pc After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo which yoga pose was your favorite!

     


     

    Monday, March 30, 2020

    7th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 1: Benefits of Nutrition. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    6th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 1: Benefits of Nutrition. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    5th Grade--Nutrition Power Point Section 1: Benefits of Nutrition. Read through the power point posted, answering the questions posted on our Google Classroom when finished.

    3rd Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 16 minute exercise routine that can be completed twice. https://youtu.be/L_A_HjHZxfI  After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your portfolio within ClassDojo.

     


     

    Friday, March 27, 2020

    7th Grade--FITNESS!! Follow youtube link for a 20 minute exercise routine.  https://youtu.be/WmGjxU3Ggko After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer the questions posted to our Google Classroom. 

    5th Grade--FITNESS!! Follow youtube link for a 20 minute exercise routine.  https://youtu.be/WmGjxU3Ggko After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer the questions posted to our Google Classroom.

    4th Grade--FITNESS!! Follow youtube link for a 20 minute exercise routine.  https://youtu.be/WmGjxU3Ggko After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer the questions posted to our Google Classroom.

    1st Grade--STAR WARS YOGA!!! https://youtu.be/coC0eUSm-pc After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo which yoga pose was your favorite!

    Kindergarten--STAR WARS YOGA!!! https://youtu.be/coC0eUSm-pc After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo which yoga pose was your favorite!

    PreK--STAR WARS YOGA!!! Follow youtube link for a 24 minute yoga routine. https://youtu.be/coC0eUSm-pc 

     


     

    Thursday, March 26, 2020

    7th Grade--Fitness Log Day 5. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.** 

    6th Grade--FITNESS!! Follow youtube link for a 20 minute exercise routine.  https://youtu.be/WmGjxU3Ggko After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer the questions posted to our Google Classroom.

    5th Grade--Fitness Log Day 5. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    4th Grade--FITNESS!! Follow youtube link for a 20 minute exercise routine.  https://youtu.be/WmGjxU3Ggko After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer the questions posted to our Google Classroom.

    1st Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 16 minute exercise routine that can be completed twice. https://youtu.be/L_A_HjHZxfI  After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your portfolio within ClassDojo.

     


     

    Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    7th Grade--Fitness Log Day 4. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.** 

    6th Grade--Fitness Log Day 3. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    5th Grade--Fitness Log Day 3/4. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    Kindergarten--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo what your favorite exercise was.

     


     

    Tuesday, March 24, 2020

    7th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due by the end of the day today. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    6th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due by the end of the day today. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    5th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due by the end of the day today. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    2nd Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 16 minute exercise routine that can be completed twice. https://youtu.be/L_A_HjHZxfI  After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your portfolio within ClassDojo. 

     


     

    Monday, March 23, 2020

    7th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due at the end of the day on Tuesday, March 24th. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    6th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due at the end of the day on Tuesday, March 24th. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    5th Grade--Continue on with writing the essay that you began last week, using the same writing prompt selected. The final essay will be due at the end of the day on Tuesday, March 24th. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    3rd Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your Google Classroom.




     

    Friday, March 20, 2020

    7th Grade--Fitness Day 3. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.** 

    5th Grade--Fitness Day 3. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    4th Grade--Fitness Day 2. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    1st Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your portfolio within ClassDojo.

    Kindergarten--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo what your favorite exercise was.

    PreK--POKEMON YOGA!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute yoga routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbCjkPlsaes Have fun!

     


     

    Thursday, March 19, 2020--Spring Equinox!!

    7th Grade--Fitness Day 2. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.** 

    6th Grade--Fitness Day 2. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    5th Grade--Fitness Day 2. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    4th Grade--Fitness Day 1. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    1st Grade--POKEMON YOGA!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute yoga routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbCjkPlsaes After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo which yoga pose was your favorite!

     


     

    Wednesday, March 18, 2020

    7th Grade--Fitness Day 1. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.** 

    6th Grade--Fitness Day 1. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    5th Grade--Fitness Day 1. Use the workout log shared in Google Classroom to keep track of a 9 exercise circuit that you will be completing each day. Add a comment about the workout and/or each exercise that I can give feedback to. **Make sure to save a copy of the workout log with your own name on it.**

    Kindergarten--POKEMON YOGA!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute yoga routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbCjkPlsaes After watching and exercising along with the video, please post on ClassDojo which yoga pose was your favorite! 

     


    Tuesday, March 17, 2020--Happy St. Patrick's Day!Happy St. Patrick's Day!

    7th Grade--Select a writing prompt between the numbers of 1 and 4 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    6th Grade--Select a writing prompt either 6, 7, 11, or 12 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    5th Grade--Select a writing prompt either 13, 14, 16, 17 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    2nd Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY After watching and exercising along with the video, please answer questions posted to your portfolio within ClassDojo. 

     


     

    Monday, March 16, 2020

    7th Grade--Select a writing prompt between the numbers of 1 and 4 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    6th Grade--Select a writing prompt either 6, 7, 11, or 12 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    5th Grade--Select a writing prompt either 13, 14, 16, 17 that seems interesting to you and for 20 minutes, brainstorm an essay, beginning an outline for it. Please share the outline through google classroom. Writing: 20 Interesting Prompts for an Essay in Physical Education

    3rd Grade--FITNESS!!! Follow youtube link for a 25 minute exercise routine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhCM0C6GnrY

     


    Friday, March 13, 2020 

    Hello everyone! Here are Health & PE google class codes for the above grade levels grades...

    Most of you have already joined your appropriate class but if not, please sign in and accept the invitation that has been sent to you. If for some reason I have not sent you an invite, please use the codes below to join in.

     

    7th Grade--2uhwojs

    6th Grade--aigkwld

    5th Grade--ztreqjw

    4th Grade--j4il3ml

    3rd Grade--aj4pmql